Marky Ramone

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    August 25, 2014

    Arcade Fire - Barclays Center - 8/24/14

    Better than: Listening to Reflektor. There was a moment when Arcade Fire began where I was convinced I was seeing the wrong band. Opening with the title track of their newest album Reflektor, it was hard to see the earnest accordion-playing art kids from Montreal under the shiny suits, blinding li ... More >>

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    December 20, 2013

    The Gifts That The Other Holiday Gift Guides Forgot

    On the 12th day of Christmas, my true love gave to me... Slim Whitman's Yodeling Country Songs. In an attempt to help avoid gift-giving mishegas this season, we've taken the stress out of speculating what your favorite mosher might hope to find under his blackened hull of a Christmas tree. (Or what ... More >>

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    October 4, 2013

    Five Reasons Andrew W.K. Makes the World a Better Place

    This Saturday, Andrew W.K. is going to be handling vocal duties for Marky Ramone's Blitzkrieg at Irving Plaza. Now, we know a lot of people can't figure this guy out. Is he a motivational speaker? Musician? T.V. presenter? Maybe he should just pick one profession and stick to it. Then again, maybe ... More >>

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    May 24, 2013

    Five More '70s Metal Bands Better Than Sabbath

    Yesterday's post on metal bands better than Sabbath got quite a response. Some people were angry that we would even suggest that there are better bands than Sabbath. Others tripped over themselves to offer their own list. There are literally dozens of '70s bands that get overlooked in favor of Sabba ... More >>

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    April 3, 2013

    Andrew W.K. Recruited for Ramones Cover Band Featuring an Actual Ramone

    In hard partying news, Andrew W.K. has been tapped by the last remaining Ramone to provide lead vocals in Marky Ramone's Blitzkrieg - a Ramones cover band - on their upcoming world tour. Formerly led by Misfits' singer Michael Graves, Blitzkrieg has been carrying the torch of the Ramones' punk leg ... More >>

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    December 13, 2011

    The Bamboozle: Moving Back To Asbury Park (!), Headlined By Bon Jovi (?)

    The 2012 edition of The Bamboozle—the weekend-long festival of complete and utter overstimulation in the name of music and carnival rides—will take place May 18 through 20, and instead of being held in the parking lot of the Meadowlands' football stadium, as it has been for the past cou ... More >>

  • Music

    May 18, 2011

    Doing It for Joey Ramone

    The late singer's friends and family come out to Irving Plaza for his birthday bash

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    May 2, 2011

    Live: Bamboozle Stimulates Every Sense (And Then Some)

    So much to see, everywhere. ​The Bamboozle Meadowlands April 29-May 1, 2011 Better than: Watching scene reports scroll by on Twitter. In a lot of ways, the Bamboozle is a festival tailor-made for the current moment of constant distraction. The festival's running time over three days totals ... More >>

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    September 17, 2010

    Marky Ramone Joins Weird Celebrity Food Universe With Line of Pasta Sauce

    Marky Ramone now has something to put on his Meatball Sandwich: the former Ramones drummer has just introduced his own line of pasta sauce. Check out the above YouTube promo for Marky Ramone's Brooklyn's Own Pasta Sauce, where Ramone tells disbelieving viewers, "Hey everybody, this is Marky Ramone ... More >>

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    April 18, 2008

    The Misfits at the Warsaw: Tonight

    Could be Michale Graves, could be Jerry Only, could be the janitor—whoever’s singing Friday night, it won’t be Glenn Danzig. Now a supergroup that’s at times more super (Dez Cadenza, Marky Ramone) than others (Myke Hideous, Graves), the Misfits probably should only be allowed to reprise thei ... More >>

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    March 21, 2008
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    November 1, 2005
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    October 12, 2004

    Last Ramones Standing

    Marky and Tommy discuss Joey, Johnny, Dee Dee, the documentary, the stage musical, the DVD, and drumming

  • Music

    December 9, 2003
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    April 2, 2002


    Marking the Identity of an Original Rock and Roll Group of 1975

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    October 2, 2001
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    September 18, 2001

    For Whom the Bell Tolls, Part I

    The Missing and the Dead

  • Music

    April 24, 2001